New Health Officers

The new health officer (LHO) orientation is built on the best from the DPH-led orientations and the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO)-developed Survive and Thrive curriculum.  Materials from prior sessions are below. 

Patient/Client Health Information Survey of Wisconsin's Local Health Departments and Trbal Health Clinics, 2013 (P-00635)  (PDF, 973 KB)  This report summarizes the findings of a 2013 survey of Local Health Departments and Tribal Health Clinics in Wisconsin regarding their health informatics activities.

Health Officer Orientation Self Assessment (Word, 322 KB)

Local Health Officer Orientation Chart (Word, 43 KB)

Making Sense of Local Health Department Funding (PDF, 3 MB)

Healthiest Wisconsin 2020 Baseline and Health Disparities Report

New Health Officer Orientation - Training Materials for April 14-15, 2014 session:

New Health Officer Orientation - Training Materials for November 14-15, 2013 session:

New Health Officer Orientation - Training Materials for July 29-30, 2013 session:

New Health Officer Orientation - Training Materials from April 4-5, 2013 Session:

New Health Officer Orientation - Training Materials from November 5-6, 2012 Session:

Introduction to Public Health Law (PDF, 4 MB)

Advocacy Education and Strategies:  Public health and the legislative process (PDF, 281 KB)

Advocacy - Kurt Eggebrecht (PDF, 515 KB)

Public Health Workforce Development (Word, 60 KB)

Voluntary National Public Health Accreditation (PDF, 2 MB)

New Health Officer Orientation - Training Materials from July 2012 Session:

Health Officer Orientation - Training Materials from the 12/8/08 and 12/9/08 Session - Powerpoint presentation by Chuck Warzecha from Bureau of Environmental and Occupational Health (PDF, 12 MB)

If you have any questions, e-mail Jamie LaBrasca, Northern Regional Office.

Last Revised: March 9, 2015